Tagged: Dorm Life

5 Dorm Room Must-Haves from the 'Arkansas Next' Team

You've brought your pillow. You've got your toothbrush. Here are a few more items you'll want to consider as you move into your dorm room. Trust us, we've been there.

Why it's SMART to Complete the Smart Core in High School

The Smart Core Curriculum is the college preparatory curriculum suggested by the Arkansas Department of Education. Not only is this curriculum designed to ensure college and career readiness, it’s required that students complete all courses in Smart Core in order to be eligible for the Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship, funded by the Arkansas State Lottery. This scholarship is renewable for up to four years at all state colleges.

Top 10 Smartphone Apps for High School, College

While it’s generally not a good idea to have your phone out in class, there are lots of ways to use it to your advantage when the school day is over. Check out these super useful smartphone apps just for you, students!

Everything You Need to Know Before Taking the ACT & SAT

They’re the scariest tests of all high school, but these tips and practice questions will prepare you to score your best.

The Pros & Cons of College Housing

Breaking free of parents' house rules is exciting, but your options for new digs come with rules of their own. Here's what you should consider before you decide where to unpack.

5 Key Campus Destinations

The following campus destinations are some that you locate as soon as possible - some for your safety, some for your convenience, and some for your academic survival.

5 College Allies to Have on Speed Dial

The people you'll need to get phone numbers for as soon as you arrive at college or to class your freshman year.

Six Ways to Survive the Move to Campus

Moving into a dorm can be tough, but we’ve got your back. Use the following tips to make the transition to college housing easier.